Today, our church did our annual “U COUNT Campaign Spotlight,” an opportunity to focus on human trafficking. We heard a short sermon from our pastor, then we were told about all that U COUNT has accomplished in the past 13 years. This year’s theme was, “Let There Be Light.”
Over 5 years ago, 276 young women were kidnapped by a terrorist organization.
Where are they? Continue reading
Did you know that, as of now, 200 million girls have had their genitals mutilated worldwide? In Nigeria, most of those mutilations occur between ages 1-4, but young women up to over 15 years old have had it done (source).
Some women have barely obtained the right to drive a car in some countries. Continue reading
What with all of the political scandal going on– especially in the US—it is hard not to get discouraged and angry. The Bible calls this “fretting.” Continue reading
“For the eyes of the Lord are over the righteous, and his ears are open unto their prayers…” (1 Peter 3:12a)
Tonight, let’s just thank our Lord Jesus for all that He is doing and will do. What a mighty God we serve!
If you are in the middle of hearing a “wait” or a “no” from the Lord, trust that He is still good, and still hears you.
With Love, in Christ,